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Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week

Schedule of events

30 November – 5 December

Alberta

Calgary

Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week 2015 Launch Event

Calgary Festival Hall, 1215 10th Avenue SE

Tuesday 1 December. 10.00 a.m. – 4.00 p.m.

Edmonton

HIV Edmonton: g2z (getting to zero) Hope Gala Fundraiser

10740 – 19 Avenue

Saturday 28 November, 6.30 – 11.30 p.m.

Tel: 780-435-2028; Text: 780-964-1137; email: info@smsuc.com

British Columbia

Pacific AIDS Network (PAN): AIDS Day and AIDS Awareness Week Events 2015

Campbell River

AIDS Vancouver Island: Pancake Breakfast

1371 c. Cedar Street

Tuesday 1 December, 10.00 a.m. – 12.00 p.m.

Contact: 250-830-0787

Campbell River Indian Band Reserve AIDS Vancouver Island in collaboration with KDC Health: HIV Education Session

Youth and Elder Building (next to the Thunderbird Hall)

Thursday 3 December, 5. 30 – 7.00 p.m.

Chilliwack

Chilliwack Positive Living: World AIDS Day Candle Light Vigil

Five Corners Park

Tuesday 1 December, 6.30 p.m.

Courtenay

AIDS Vancouver Island: Pancake Breakfast

AIDS Vancouver Island – Comox Valley, 355 6th Street

Tuesday 1 December, 10.00 a.m. – 12.00 p.m.

Contact: 205-338-7400

AIDS Vancouver Island and KDC Health: World AIDS Day Event

K’omoks Band Hall, 3330 Comox Road

Monday 7 December, 4. 00 – 7.00 p.m.

Cranbrook

ANKORS (East): Candlelight Vigil East Kootenay

Spirit Park (on 1st Street South between 10th and 11th Avenue), then to Street Angels (1324 2nd Street North)

Tuesday 1 December, 7.00 p.m.

Contact: Gary Dalton (250-436-3383)

Kamloops

ASK Wellness Society: Annual World AIDS Day Event

ASK Wellness, 433 Tranquille Road

Tuesday 1 December, 3.00 – 6.00 p.m.

Contact: Kira Haug

Nanaimo

AIDS Vancouver Island: Open House, 20th Anniversary of AVI in Nanaimo

102 – 55 Victoria Road

Tuesday 1 December

Contact: Clare Dineen (250-753-2437)

Nelson

ANKORS (West): ANKORS World AIDS Day

Nelson United Church, 602 Silica Street

Tuesday 1 December, 2.00 – 4.00 p.m.

Contact: Jamie Macbeth (250-505-5506)

Prince George

Positive Living North: World AIDS Day Candle Light Vigil and Dinner 2015

Fire Pit Cultural Drop-In Centre, 1120 Third Avenue

Tuesday 1 December, 5.00 – 7.00 p.m.

Contact: Angela Paul (250-562-1172)

Smithers

Positive Living North Bulkley Valley: World AIDS Day Make a Prayer Flag & Hot Chocolate

1188 Main Street

Tuesday 1 December

Contact: Marilyn or Mel (250-877-0042)

Surrey

Lookout Emergency Aid Society: 8th Annual Candlelight Vigil

Positive Haven, 10697 135A Street

Tuesday 1 December, 5.00 p.m.

Conatct: Susan Bhatti

Vancouver

YouthCO: Indeginize! World AIDS Day

568 Seymour Street

Tuesday 1 December, 6.00 – 10.00 p.m.

AIDS Vancouver: Red Ribbon Award

The Junction, 1138 Davie Street

Tuesday 1 December, 6.00 – 9.00 p.m.

Contact: Zdravko Cimbaljevic, Director of Development and External Relations (604-696-4699, direct line; 778-926-5826, cell)

McLaren Housing Society: Desert Migration – A documentary about life after AIDS

Vancity Theatre, 1181 Seymour Street

Tuesday 1 December, 6.30 p.m.

Contact: 604-669-4090

Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation: Voices of Hope/Voix d’Espoir

First Baptist Church, 969 Burrard Street

Tuesday 1 December, 6.30 p.m.

Contact: events@drpeter.org

Positive Women's' Network (PWN): Women and HIV Forum: The realities of violence and criminalization

1700 Labatt Hall Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings Street

Friday 4 December, 10.00 a.m. – 4.00 p.m.

Details: directservices@bwss.org; Tel: 604-687-1868 ext. 314

DTES HIV/IDU Consumers’ Board, AIDS Vancouver, Positive Living BC, Vancouver Native Health, and Carnegie Community Centre: 22nd Annual World AIDS Day at Carnegie Community Centre

Carnegie Community Centre Theatre, 401 Main Street

Tuesday 1 December, 10.00 a.m. – 10.00 p.m.

Victoria

We are here stories of resilience: anti-stigma project

Greater Victoria Public Library branches

Saturday 21 November Tuesday 1 December          

Mayor’s Formal Acknowledgement of World AIDS Day; Reading of Proclamation marking HIV/AIDS Awareness Week, World AIDS Day, and Aboriginal AIDS Awareness week

Thursday 26 November

AIDS Vancouver Island and Vancouver Island PWA Society Flashmob

Douglas & Yates, Blanshard & Yates, Quadra-Vancouver & Pandora

Tuesday 1 December, 11.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.

Candelight  Display

Legislature Building, 501 Belleville Street

Tuesday 1 December, 5.00 – 6.00 p.m.

Victoria Native Friendship Centre: Lunch and Learn

Victoria Native Friendship Centre, 231 Regina Avenue

Wednesday 9 December, 12.00 p.m.

Contact: Kelsey(250-384-3211 ext. 2228)

Williams Lake

Boys and Girls Club of Williams Lake: Your Health is Sexy… Get Tested

Cafeteria of Thompson Rivers University, 1250 Western Avenue

Thursday 3 December, 1.45 – 6.00 p.m.

Contact: Jordan (250-802-9629 cell or  250-892-5780 office)

Manitoba

Brandon

Sexuality Education Resource Centre (SERC) MB: Safer sex kit creation and film screening of: United in Anger OR How to Survive a Plague

Unit C, 1700 Pacific Avenue

Saturday 21 November, 1.00 – 5.00 p.m.

Contact: Rune Breckon, LGBT Facilitator (204-571-3282)

Winnipeg

SERC MB workshop: HIV Nondisclosure for Service Providers Working with Immigrants and Refugees

200-226 Osborne Street, North

Friday 4 December, 1.30 – 3.30 p.m.

Contact: Simret Daniel (204-982-7816) or Drissa Dembele (204-940-3690)

Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week Event – Women's Event #2: Testing is Sexy

WestEnd Commons Neighbourhood Resource Centre, 641 St. Mathews Avenue

Wednesday 2 December, 10.30 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.

New Brunswick

Moncton

Red Scarf Campaign

Northwest Territories

Inuvik

Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week Event – Inuit Awareness Raising Event and HIV/AIDS Fair

Inuvialuit Community Corporations, 102 Mackenzie Road

Saturday 5 December, 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.

Contact: Emily Reese (Pauktuutit)

Nova Scotia

Indianbrook

Healing Our Nations: 2nd Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Family Fun Day

Tuesday 1 December, 4.00 – 6.00 p.m.

Halifax

Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week Event – Two Spirit People and HIV and HCV

Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre – 2158 Gottingen Street

Friday 4 December, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Contact: Arthur Miller

Ontario

Brampton

Peel HIV/AIDS Network: "Put a Ribbon On It" campaign

Brantford

The AIDS Network: World AIDS Day Event

Victoria Park, 95 Darling Street

Tuesday 1 December, 11.30 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.

Burlington

The AIDS Network: World AIDS Day Supper

Christopher's, 662 Guelph Line

Tuesday 1 December, 6.00 p.m.

Hamilton

World AIDS Day Vigil

Christ Church Cathedral, 252 James St. North

Tuesday 1 December, 7.00 p.m.

London

Regional HIV/AIDS Connection: World AIDS Day Vigil

Trinity United Church, 76 Doulton Street

Tuesday 1 December, 7.00 p.m.

Oshawa

AIDS Committee of Durham Region: Annual World AIDS Day Event

61 Charles Street

Tuesday 1 December, 7.00 – 9.00 p.m.

Ottawa

AIDS Committee of Ottawa: World AIDS Day Event

City Hall, Marion Dewar Plaza

Tuesday 1 December, 9.30 a.m. – 12.00 p.m.

Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week Event – Youth: Parliamentary Breakfast

Parliamentary Dining Room, 6th floor of Centre Block at Parliament Hill

Contact: Jessica Danforth (CAAN)

Sault Ste. Marie

HIV/AIDS Resource Program: Red Scarf Campaign

Toronto

Women’s Health in Women’s Hands workshop: HIV and the Social Determinants of Health: HIV Basics (HIV 101) and HIV 201

2 Carlton Street, Suite 500

Wednesday 25 November, 12.00 – 4.00 p.m.

Online Registration: http://whiwh-gettingtozero-engagingserviceproviders.eventbrite.ca
Contact: mercy@whiwh.com

Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network film screening: Consent: HIV Non-Disclosure and Sexual Assault Law

Jackman Hall, Art Gallery of Ontario, 317 Dundas Street West

Thusday 26 November, 7.00 p.m.

Women’s Health in Women’s Hands: World AIDS Day event

2 Carlton Street, Suite 500

Tuesday 1 December, 10.30 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.

Contact: mercy@whiwh.com (416-593-7655 ext 4884)

Red Ribbon On The Rocket - ACAS World AIDS Day 2015

Wellesley, Osgoode, St Andrew, St Patick TTC subway stations

Monday 30 November, 4. 00 – 6.30 p.m.

Contact: volunteer@acas.org

Community Carnation Memorial

519 Community Centre

Tuesday 1 December, 5.45 p.m.

Casey House: Voices of Hope/Voix d'Espoir World AIDS Day Concert

Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen Street East

Tuesday 1 December, 7.00 p.m.

Stratford

Regional HIV/AIDS Connection: World AIDS Day Vigil

Community of Christ, 226 Forman Avenue

Monday 30 November, 7.00 – 8.30 p.m.

Windsor

AIDS Committee of Windsor: Candlelight Vigil

Capitol Theatre, 121 University Avenue West

Tuesday 1 December, 6.00 p.m.

Contact: Jenn Sandu (519-973-0222 ext 120) or Jenn Yates (519-973-0222 ext 121)

Quebec

Montreal

LesPtitsCoeursDeMontreal

Bistro Les Deux Gamins au 170 Prince Arthur E

Tuesday 1 December, 6.00 p.m.

Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network film screening: Consent: HIV Non-Disclosure and Sexual Assault Law

Pavilion Judith Jasmin Annexe, UQAM, 1564 rue Saint-Denis

Tuesday 1 December, 7.00 p.m.

L'injecteur, le magazine par et pour les utilisateurs de drogues par injection et inhalation, fête 10 ans de diffusion d'informations sur la prévention et les traitements VIH/VHC

Katacombes, 1635 boul. St-Laurent

Tuesday 1 December, 8.00 p.m.

Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week Event – Aboriginal Women and Children: Protecting the Heart of Our Communities

L’Auberge St. Gabriel – 426 Rue Saint Gabriel

Wednesday 2 December, 10.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m.

Contact: Monique Fong (CAAN), Aurélie Hot (COCQ-SIDA)

Saskatchewan

Prince Albert

2nd Annual Condom Crawl

Wednesday 25 November

Contact: Chastity (306-765-6549)

AIDS Awareness Week Movie: Dallas Buyers Club

John M. Cuelenaere Public Library, 125 12 Street East

Monday 30 November, 7.00 p.m.

World AIDS Day Walk

City Hall Square

Tuesday 1 December, 11.30 a.m.

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Rapid HIV Testing

Medi-Center Pharmacy

Wednesday 2 and Friday 4 December, 9.00 a.m. – 12.00 p.m.

National Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week Event

Muskoday Bandhall

Thursday 3 December, 5.00 p.m.

Regina

World AIDS Day Movie Nights: Positive Women: Exposing Justice

The Artful Dodger, 1651 11th Avenue

Tuesday 17 November, 7.00 – 9.00 p.m.

World AIDS Day Movie Nights: deepsouth

The Artful Dodger, 1651 11th Avenue

Tuesday 24 November, 7.00 – 9.00 p.m.

All Nations Hope: Round Dance

First Nations University of Canada, First Nations Way

Saturday 28 November, 5.00 – 11.00 p.m.

Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week: Leadership Forum Think Globally – Act Locally: What is Your Role? Coordinating a Response to HIV in Saskatchewan’s Indigenous Communities

Ramada Plaza, 1818 Victoria Avenue

Monday 30 November, 5.00 – 8.00 p.m.

Sasktchewan Indigenous HIV Conference: Restoration of Kinship

Ramada Plaza, 1818 Victoria Avenue

Tuesday 1 – Wednesday 2 December

Register: allnationshope.ca/calendar/post/sk-indigenous-hiv-conference-restoration-of-kinship

The Red Ribbon Velvet Affair

Ramada Plaza, 1818 Victoria Avenue

Tuesday 1 December, 6.00 – 9.00 p.m.

Contact: Linda Anderson (306-924-8424 ext. 236); www.allnationshope.ca

Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week Leadership Forum

Ramada Plaza, 1818 Victoria Avenue

Monday 30 November, 5.00 – 8.00 p.m.

Register: allnationshope.ca/registration/events/leadership-forum

AIDS Programs South Saskatchewan (APSS): The Annual AIDS Benefit Gala

2070 Broad Street

Friday 27 November, 8.00 p.m.

Celebration of Life & Remembrance

Cenotaph, Victoria Park

Tuesday 1 December, 4.00 p.m.

Saskatoon

The Positively Red Gala: Fundraing event for AIDS Saskatoon

TCU Place, 35 22nd Street East

Monday 23 November, 5.30 p.m.

Condom Blitz

Bars in Saskatoon

Friday 27 November, 10 – 11.30 p.m.

Presentation: "Boundaries, Burnout and Ehtics" by AIDS Saskatoon

159 Thorvaldson Boulevard, College of  Pharmacy, University of Saskatchewan

Monday 30 November, 5. 00 p.m.

SHR Bake Sale

St Paul's Hopsital

Tuesday 1 Dceember, 9.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.

OutSaskatoon & IMFC: Memorial Feast and Round Dance

Indian & Métis Friendship Centre

Tuesday 1 Dceember, 5.00 – 11.00 p.m.

PLWA Candlelight Vigil

3rd Avenue United Church

Tuesday 1 Dceember, 6.00 p.m.